“Riley’s courage and selflessness brings out the Jedi in all of us,” said a letter from Lucasfilm to Howell’s family after his death.
Police said the 21-year-old's sacrifice "saved lives" and helped authorities apprehend the suspect.
Police have arrested Trystan Andrew Terrell, 22, as a suspect in the shooting at the UNC Charlotte campus. Four people are reported injured.
Police said the shooting was a result of a "domestic situation."
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This is a breaking news story. Check back for updates. Police were searching the Wayne Community College campus in Goldsboro
Twitter updates from students at the Lone Star College-North Harris campus give a glimpse of the terror they felt during
Elizabeth Homan, a spokesperson for the college, told NBC Washington that the shooter's intention was to "shoot up the campus
Police in Maryland are investigating an alleged shooting incident on the Morgan State University campus in Baltimore, ABC